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Qassem Soleimani was killed in an air strike by the #US in #Baghdad. Equivalent to Jiang Zemin in #China, Soleimani was a dominant figure in the military, politics and oil industry of #Iran. Most of his family reside in #HongKong, #Shanghai and #Beijing.
#China’s Bank of Kunlun was established by Soleimani family in collaboration with the #CCP. The actual #Chinese main shareholders are Jiang Zemin, Wang Qishan, Meng Jianzhu (and Zhou Yongkang before jailed). Its asset has increased from $17 billion to $28 billion.
#Bank of Kunlun is a tool of #Iran’s Soleimani, Khamenei and the #CCP kleptocrats to launder money and evade the #US sanctions @robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony Soleimani’s killing follows the #NewYearEve attack by #Iran-backed militias on the #US Embassy in #Baghdad. The two-day embassy attack, which ended Wed, prompted #Trump to order about 750 U.S. soldiers deployed to the #MiddleEast. @JesseMatchey @abresler
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump says killing of Qassim Soleimani was to 'stop a war' with #Iran. A reminder: The #US’s strike on 5 facilities on 29 Dec crippled #Iranian military, esp missile, power.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump The killing of #Soleimani could act as a deterrent for #Iran and its allies to delay or restrain any potential response. #Trump said possible targets had been identified and the #US was prepared. Could the #CCP be a target? Yes, given it is an Iran’s ally.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump Easy Call: The Strike on #Soleimani Was Lawful. The #US president has clear authority to eliminate a combatant who takes the lives of #American citizens.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump Petraeus Says #Trump May Have Helped ‘Reestablish Deterrence’ by Killing #Suleimani. The former #US commander and #CIA director says #Iran’s “very fragile” situation may limit its response.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek The strike that killed #Iranian Gen. #Soleimani 'saved countless lives'. While the #UnitedStates is not aware of the expected response from Iranians, the country is ’definitely ready for it’.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS Q: Why should we be bothered with the #CCP?
A: Because behind ALL evil regimes is the CCP. Think of #Russia, #Iran, #NorthKorea, #Venezuela, #Cuba, #Syria etc.. Never mind Al-Qaeda, #ISIS, #Hezbollah, #triad etc.. Sorting out the CCP, these regimes would subsequently collapse.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS The #Iran #nuclear deal signed by @BarackObama in 2013 was a great achievement of #XiJinping. It came only 5 months after the 2 leaders met and agreed. Based on this deal, the #US gave Iran $150 bn on the top of $1.8 bn in cash. Who is the fool? Who is worse, Iran or the #CCP?
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS With the #US sanctions, who has given money to #Iran? #China. To whom has Iran sold oil? China. How have the transactions done? Through #Chinese banks like Kunlun and COs like #Alibaba. #Trump got all the answers right and is not tricked by the #CCP. No war with Iran👍🏻.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS The #EU leaders relieved as #Trump steps away from #Iran conflict. Sounds like the EU leaders are still half-sleepy about current int’l politics, which is generally shaped and structured by the conflict between the #Communist #China and the #US.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS Official (and Unofficial) News of #Soleimani Killing Spreads in #NorthKorea’s Capital. By now #KimJongUn must have probed the bottom line of the #US‘s likely response to his missile tests and other reckless deeds. Would his CCP big brother lend some help?
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 #Iran’s Revolutionary Guard acknowledged that it accidentally shot down the #Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week, killing all 176 aboard, after the government had repeatedly denied Western accusations that it was responsible.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 The following day after #Iraqi govt seriously talked about #US troop withdrawal, its prime minister received #China’s ambassador to Iraq who expressed readiness to provide #military assistance. @WarrenPlatts
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 In addition to the #economic relationship between #Iran and #Russia/#China, #Tehran also has robust #military relationships with them, such as transference of military technology and equipment, and even infrastructure services to Iran’s #nuclear facilities.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 #China and #Iran found another way of bypassing the #US sanctions: last year China signed a multi-decade oil-supply deal that would inject $280 billion in Iranian #petrochemical industry. All paid in Chinese Yuan, it thus bypasses the petrodollar system.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD At least 6 rockets hit #Iraq air base housing #US troops.
Most #American soldiers stationed at the Balad base had already left amid soaring tensions between Washington and #Tehran. Iraq's military said four local soldiers were wounded in the attack.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD #Soleimani’s death allows #Iraq to have more freedom from #Iran. It is yet to be disclosed that 2 other #Iranians who were killed at the same time with #Soleimani by the #US airstrike were the chiefs respectively in charge of weaponry and energy industry.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD The true reason for #Tehran shooting down the #UkrainianPlane was to kill 3 people on board, including a couple. All were #Canadian #Iranians. 2 had been the CFOs respectively of Islam Charity and Sedat. Both orgs are actually owned by #Khamenei family.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD Having looked after the laundered monies for #Khamenei family for years, the two CFOs were trying to flee #Iran, one with his wife. Esmail Qa'ani, #Solemani’s successor, executed the killing. These CFOs’ families in Iran have been killed too.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD All other #Iranians on the same plane were from elite families. Some even had connections with the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (#IRGC). This explains why the missiles fired by the IRGC at the #US air bases in #Iraq caused no casualty; why the protestors in #Tehran could
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD easily intrude #Khamenei’s office, free from the defence by the #IRGC; and why Khamenei had to escape and is currently hiding in an unknown place. Now the upper level of the Khamenei regime is revolting. Don‘t be surprised if #Iran have a new regime soon.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD According to Miles Guo, Khamenei’s business empire is worth $250-300 billion. Most of his family members reside outside #Iran, in #Switzerland, #London, #NewYork, #HongKong, #Shanghai etc.. They use #UBS, #China’s Bank of Kunlun etc for money laundering.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD #Khamenei controls massive financial empire built on property seizures
Part 1: A Reuters investigation details a key to the supreme leader’s power: a little-known organization created to help the poor that morphed into a business juggernaut worth tens of billions of dollars.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD #Khamenei’s conglomerate thrived as sanctions squeezed #Iran
Part 2: An organization controlled by Iran’s supreme leader generates billions of dollars a year, helping to solidify his control over a country hobbled by sanctions.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD To expand #Khamenei’s grip on the economy, #Iran stretched its laws
Part 3: On the supreme leader’s watch, Iran conducted a systematic campaign to legalize and safeguard the seizure of assets on which #Setad’s wealth was built.
@robert_spalding @MischaEDM @WarrenPlatts @geoff_p_wade @DanRDimicco @Jkylebass @BenKTallmadge @IndoPac_Info @BoycottHegemony @JesseMatchey @abresler @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @GordonGChang @JanJekielek @POTUS @stevenmnuchin1 @EsperDoD #Iranian-backed paramilitary groups in #Iraq have agreed to put their differences aside and back a plan brokered by #Hezbollah to quell tensions between the groups and create a “united resistance” to #US troops in the country.
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